Ripple Mania CAL: Giveaway
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Posted by Underground Crafter on November 15, 2012 | Short Link

Whether you’re just joining in or you’ve been participating in the Ripple Mania Crochet-a-long since October, I know you’re excited to hear more about the prizes!  The Ripple Mania CAL has four fantastic sponsors, Coats & Clark, Leisure Arts, Lion Brand Yarn, and Magique Enterprises, who have each put together a great prize package.  This post describes the prizes, […]

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Hispanic Heritage Month 2012 Interview Series: Paola Navarro from Delicious Crochet
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Posted by Underground Crafter on October 4, 2012 | Short Link

This post is part of my 2012 Hispanic Heritage Month interview series. Today, I’m interviewing Argentinian crochet designer Paola Navarro, also known as Delicious Crochet.  She has been selling her signature style of amigurumi patterns in her Etsy shop since 2007, and can also be found on Ravelry (as DeliciousCrochet and on her designer page), as well as […]

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Year of Projects: Crochet Master Class – Interview with Donna Kay Lacey
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Posted by Underground Crafter on June 3, 2012 | Short Link

(This post is part of my Year of Projects: Crochet Master Class series. You can read the other posts in this series here.) I’m really excited to share an interview today with Donna Kay Lacey.  No, she isn’t featured in Crochet Master Class, but she is the designer I discovered while I was working on the bullion chapter in this […]

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FO Friday: Grannies on parade
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Posted by Underground Crafter on April 20, 2012 | Short Link

I finished up nine granny squares this week to donate to the Crochetlist April charity challenge, the Binky Patrol in Arizona.  These were all made with acrylic stash yarns.  Since the squares need to be 6 inches, I’ve made minor modifications to each pattern to adjust the size.   The first two grannies are from The Granny […]

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Stashbusting and shooting (pictures, that is)
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Posted by Underground Crafter on April 18, 2012 | Short Link

I’ve recently been hit by an attack of the granny square.  Perhaps (finally!) finishing the granny square blanket for my sister has reminded me of my tremendous love for grannies and of blanket-making.  In any event, since last week I’ve dug through my stash to work on several granny square projects for charity. I revived […]

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Interview with Sandie Petit, founder of Crochet Cabana
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Posted by Underground Crafter on February 21, 2012 | Short Link

In the early 2000s, when I first learned to read crochet patterns, there weren’t many good crochet websites.  One that I would visit time and again for help understanding a new technique was Crochet Cabana.  Even now, as a crochet teacher I often refer beginners to this wonderful site.  So I’m really excited to interview […]

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Interview with Renate Kirkpatrick, book review, and week of giveaways kick off!
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Posted by Underground Crafter on August 5, 2011 | Short Link

The Interview Today I’m pleased to feature an interview with Renate Kirkpatrick, the fiber artist, teacher, and author living in the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, Australia, as my 100th blog post!  I first discovered Renate’s work through the Tunisian Crochet group on Ravelry.  The moderators posted the names of several Tunisian crochet books on the […]

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Thursday craft goals update, week 14
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Posted by Underground Crafter on August 4, 2011 | Short Link

This week I’m taking a few days off from work (yay!), so I wrote my craft goals update in advance.  This is my 99th post since I started this blog on March 27.  Starting tomorrow, I will host a week of giveaways to celebrate my 100th post, so stop by again soon for your chance to […]

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